Computer Science & Information Technology


Open Access Repositories

The resources below are freely available databases that may include a variety of material: preprint (draft or preliminary) versions of articles, conference papers and/or posters, book chapters, white papers, and more. These repositories help speed up dissemination and enhance discoverability and access to early-stage scholarship across disciplines. 

It is important to note that these materials have likely not been edited or benefited from the pivotal role of peer-review, which validates and improves the quality of final published journal articles.  

Computer Science Research Network (CompSciRN)

Repository for computer science research, the study of computer systems and the impact that design, theory, and development have on society.

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MIT Open Access Articles

Collection consists of scholarly articles written by MIT-affiliated authors made available to the public.

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MIT Open Courseware - Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Web-based publication of MIT course content related to the subject.

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An open, moderated preprint server for unpublished research in the areas of engineering, computer science, and related technology.

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Recommended Databases

Web of Science - Core Collection

Access the world’s leading scholarly literature in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities and examine proceedings of international conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions.

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ACM Digital Library

Full text of every article ever published by ACM and bibliographic citations from major publishers in computer science, information technology, mathematics and statistics.

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Elsevier Journal collection covering the sciences, business, child development, computer science, clinical research, economics, history, hospitality, industrial technology, library and information science, physical education and health, psychology, social work, sociology, and tourism.

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Index of 1,760,661 open-access scholarly articles. Fields include physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, quantitative finance, statistics, electrical engineering and systems science, and economics.

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Emerald Full Text

Search the full text collection of 138 titles in computer science, management, marketing, engineering, social work, and information science journals.

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Helpful Websites

ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) Career and Job Center

Employment search engine powered by Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). Provides job-seekers with account and resume management and employers with the ability to post employment positions.

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American Society for Information Science & Technology

The Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T). Provides resources related to information science practice and research such as publications, memberships, and programs.

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IEEE Computer Society

IEEE and its members inspire a global community to innovate for a better tomorrow through its highly-cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities.

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Internet Society

Non-profit organization dedicated to keeping internet access open and transparent to everyone.

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W3C: World Wide Web Consortium

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is an international community that develops open standards to ensure the long-term growth of the Web.

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Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society

Nonprofit research center at Harvard University dedicated to exploring cyberspace. Provides information on publications, programs, and projects and tools.

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Center for Internet and Society

Public interest technology law and policy program at Stanford Law School. Provides law students and the general public with educational resources and analyses of policy issues arising at the intersection of law, technology, and the public interest.

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Register: Sci/Tech News for the World

The Register is a leading global online tech publication. The core audiences are the UK and US. The bulk of the remaining readership are located in Canada, Australia and northern Europe. The Register covers the issues they face at work every day – in software, hardware, networking and IT security. The Register is also known for its "off-duty" articles, on science, tech culture, and from cult columnists such as the BOFH and Verity Stob, which reflect our readers' many personal interests.

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Slashdot (sometimes abbreviated as /.) is a news website that originally billed itself as "News for Nerds. Stuff that Matters". It features news stories on science and technology that are submitted and evaluated by its users.

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Collected Algorithms from ACM

Software associated with papers published in the Transactions on Mathematical Software, as well as other ACM journals are incorporated in CALGO. This software is refereed for originality, accuracy, robustness, completeness, portability, and lasting value. (See the ACM Algorithms Policy for details.)

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Find, Create, and Publish Open Source software for free.

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Free Online Dictionary of Computing (FOLDOC)

Searchable dictionary of computing terms, jargon, systems, theory, architecture, and more.

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HCI Bibliography: Human-Computer Interaction Resources

Bibliography of materials related to HCI, a discipline concerned with implementation of interactive computing systems for human use and relevant adjacent studies.

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Linux Online

Information and resources about the Linux Operating System.

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